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NachhaltigkeitsManagementForum | Sustainability Management Forum

NachhaltigkeitsManagementForum | Sustainability Management Forum

Editors-in-Chief: E. Günther; M. Schmidt; U. Schneidewind

ISSN: 2522-5987 (print version)
ISSN: 2522-5995 (electronic version)

Journal no. 550

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The journal Sustainability Management Forum (SMF) is an international journal which provides researchers, practitioners, and policy-makers with a platform to share relevant topics and solutions of sustainability management in business, law, and politics. While the journals’ major focus is on scientific contributions, SMF also encourages application-oriented topics and discussion papers to provide space to opinions and innovative ideas.

The journals’ spectrum includes inter alia the following areas of interest: circular economy, CSR management, integration management for renewable energies, climate change adaptation and resilience, resource efficiency, sharing economy, sustainability assessment, sustainability management, sustainability management systems, sustainability-oriented product-design, sustainability liability law and risk management. The journal publishes the following article types: original research paper, review article, application and discussion notes, sustainability news, book reviews. Papers should meet the ethical and scientific standards in publishing. Focus can be on theoretical, methodological or practical issues illustrated by recent projects at regional, national and transnational level. Topics and issues discussed should be relevant to European and international readers.

Related subjects » Business & Management - Economics - Environmental / Development / Agricultural Economics

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  • Aims and Scope

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    As an environmentally oriented economics magazine, the journal SMF is intended to provide companies with relevant environmental protection information from all business areas as well as general solutions at a high level. For researchers in this field, the magazine aims to serve as an information platform that can be used both for information acquisition and for information processing. In order to support and accelerate innovative processes in the field of environmental economics research. In the field of ecologically oriented business administration, the journal provides impulses for public discussion with application contributions from research and practice.

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